News and events at HealthFinders Collaborative.
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- June 3, 2013
Job posting for part-time therapist/counselor for HealthFinders new clinic for adolescent Latinos.
- May 28, 2013
HealthFinders’ Spring Gala raised more than $55,000 with the support of local individuals, businesses and organizations that provided sponsorships, donated auction items and attended the event. All proceeds support our mission of providing quality healthcare, advocacy and wellness education to people in our community who have limited healthcare alternatives.
- May 2, 2013
Governor Mark Dayton has approved the candidates for the MNSure board who will join Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson in shaping the future of the exchange.
- April 25, 2013
As a previous entry in this series explains, many of the new enrollees under MNsure, Minnesota's new health insurance exchange, will require some assistance to navigate the options available. However, many people are still not aware of the exchange's programs and discounts aimed to make coverage more affordable.
- April 18, 2013
Many Minnesotans are happy that the process of purchasing health insurance will be simplified with the implementation of MNSure in January. However, many Minnesotans don’t have health insurance now, or will lose it before January.
Thanks to St. Olaf's Nomination, HealthFinders Receives Presidents' Community Partner Award from Minnesota Campus CompactApril 4, 2013
At the Minnesota Campus Compact Awards Ceremony, HealthFinders was recognized for their work in enhancing the quality of life in the community and engaging in partnerships with local colleges.
- March 24, 2013
The recently published County Health Rankings puts Rice County among the top 25% healthiest counties in Minnesota. However, in a state with the highest disparities in the nation, Rice County is home to some of the highest disparities in poverty rate in Minnesota.
- February 26, 2013
A beautiful quilt was donated by Our Savior's Lutheran Quilters in Faribault for HealthFinders' 2013 Spring Gala raffle. Other items include a $100 gift certificate from Donahue's Greenhouse and a year's worth of Girl Scout cookies. Read more in the Faribault News.
- February 23, 2013
District One Hospital (DOH) and HealthFinders Collaborative (HFC) have teamed up to enhance health access and promote wellness throughout Rice County with a new community wellness program.
- December 13, 2012
HealthFinders is hosting an Open House at our new location in downtown Faribault. This event will be combined with a Red Cross Blood Drive and our doors will be open from 2:00 - 7:00 pm on December 20th for all to come and view the clinic, enjoy refreshments and donate blood if desired. Facilitators and representatives from our existing programs will be present to answer questions and to talk about their programs between 5 - 7 pm.
- December 5, 2012
A reception to introduce key supporters, volunteers and community partners to the new clinic in downtown Faribault was held Friday, November 30th. The event was well attended by guests, HealthFinders’ board members, staff and volunteers.
- December 2, 2012
How will the Affordable Care Act impact HealthFinders? The business section of this weekend's Star Tribune ran two articles that explore this issue. One details the history and uncertain future of MinnesotaCare, and another about some doctors bucking the system to bring care to their patients.